January 23, 2023

Accountability and Transparency in a Startup

Learn why embracing accountability and transparency is actually to your startup’s advantage.

January 19, 2023

Why You Should Consider Embracing the Power of Checklists at Work

Through his research, Gawande has found that checklists are a simple but powerful tool that can help organizations to improve efficiency, quality, safety, and innovation. Learn how this often-overlooked tool could improve your workplace.

January 12, 2023

Why Employees Leave Managers (Not Jobs) and What to Do About It

Why is the manager-employee relationship so pivotal? And more importantly, what can you do to cultivate trust and rapport with your employees? Read this post!

December 1, 2022

Five Ways Corporations Can Do Their Part to Mitigate a Climate Disaster

Bustling offices, call centers, warehouses, and business centers use a lot of energy over the course of the year. Learn how you can do your part to stave off a climate crisis!

December 8, 2022

Could Your Team Nail the ‘Red Balloon Challenge’?

Culture Code author Daniel Croyle reveals what leaders can learn from MIT’s strategy of using “vulnerability loops” to clinch their success in the “Red Balloon Challenge.”

December 13, 2022

The Unsung Hero of the High-Pressure Workplace? The Mighty Checklist

Autopilot can be especially dangerous in high-pressure workplaces, like hospitals, airfields, Wallstreet, or emergency services. Thankfully, there’s a simple solution that can reduce human error caused by autopilot: The mighty checklist.

November 18, 2022

2030 Is Coming Up Fast: Here’s What We Do to Avoid a Climate Disaster Bill Gates Lays Out Exactly How We get to Net-Zero

We can still reach net-zero emissions by 2050. Bill Gates’ three-pronged plan from How to Avoid a Climate Disaster offers a clear path forward.

December 13, 2022

Warning: Sheer Cliffs! How to Avoid Falling off Mount Stupid

Researchers have learned that individuals who score low in logic and competence often score high in confidence about what they think they know. Author Adam Grant calls this “the peak of Mount Stupid.” Thankfully, he offers some timely advice about how to find solid ground.

December 13, 2022

Nine Steps to Building a Culture of Radical Candor

Ready to cut through the BS and pave the way to healthier communication with your employees? Keep reading to learn the nine steps leaders can follow to build a culture of radical candor.

October 27, 2022

How “The Cookie Jar Method” Can Help You Push Through Challenges

Keeping a collection of positive memories and experiences (or “cookies”) can provide a sweet reward to help you persist through challenges. David Goggins, author of Can’t Hurt Me, shares how to use his game-changing “Cookie Jar Method.”

November 24, 2022

Why You Should Be a “Know-Nothing” at Work

Learn five strategies from Dr. Carol Dweck to help you chip away at a fixed mindset and embrace growth in the workplace.

November 10, 2022

Everything I Needed to Know About Team-Building, I Learned in Kindergarten

• Share example of kindergarteners vs MBA students in structural challenge. Their style of team interaction was more effective and produced better outcomes. • Embrace connection and good ideas, vs. status and jockeying for hierarchy • Competition is such a deeply ingrained part of American culture. But it can hurt our team efforts. Belonging and cohesion matter more for effectiveness.

November 22, 2022

Learn How to Stop Debating—and Start Persuading

Social psychologists know that debating facts and arguments rarely changes anyone’s mind. So what does? Persuasion. Learn Adam Grant’s seven tips for mastering this powerful tool of negotiation and influence.

September 7, 2022

Four Ways to Grow Your Grit

Grit (a combination of perseverance and passion) predicts success better than talent, credentials, and even intelligence. And grit can be cultivated, using four key strategies.

January 11, 2023

Top 10 Reads to Kick off Your 2023

Check out our 10 most-read articles of 2022. Whether you’re leading a hybrid, remote, or in-office team, this roundup will help you build a more cohesive, productive dynamic to reach your stretch goals this year.

October 25, 2022

Toss Your Ten-Year Plan

Does the idea of throwing your ten-year plan out the window sound crazy? Think Again author Adam Grant shares three important pitfalls that hyper-planners may not have considered.

October 13, 2022

Release Your Inner Tony Robbins and Become More Persuasive with “Motivational Interviewing”

How does anyone learn to find common ground and explore new ideas, in an increasingly polarized world? Think Again author Adam Grant reveals how readers can “release their inner Tony Robbins” and master the art of persuasion using a technique called “motivational interviewing.”

October 11, 2022

In Cohesive Teams, 1 + 1 = 3

Cohesive teams accomplish more together than any individual could shoulder alone. Leaders can cultivate more cohesive teams by getting intentional about fostering vulnerability, trust, and more effective communication with these tips from Daniel Coyle, author of Culture Code.

October 6, 2022

Can Failure Be Empowering? The Author of Can’t Hurt Me Says Yes

Mindset author David Goggins shares five ways that anyone can make failure a stepping stone to ultimate success.